Sci-fi becomes real life: NASA doctor ‘holoports’ to International Space Station

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Please state the nature of the medical emergency!


This is augmented reality, not a hologram as many of us know it. They need to be less sensational in their headlines.


On Nov 4th 2008 Jessica Yellin was “hologramed” into a CNN news station with near flawless picture. They actually “dumbed down” the projection quality to make people more comfortable with how realistic it was. Cool stuff though.


…”Forget it! I’m just gonna walk.” – Mel Brooks in Space Balls


Man, I am trying so hard to not hate NASA, but they are making it nearly impossible with press releases like this one.